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Sunday, April 10, 2016

New 2016 Wool Applique Pattern Bloom'n Poppies with Goldfinch





Bloom'n Poppies is the first in a new series of "On the Fence" seasonal song birds that will be released over the next year. Just perfect for to do for yourself or as a gift for your favorite Bird  Lover.
This piece was created with lush hand dyed wools from warm lightly marbled to dramatic marbled to even a touch of spot dye.. We have included simple, but stunning embroidery embellishments to give it more depth and some fun stitching. Perfect for the beginner to the advanced stitcher.. All stitched with beautiful Valdani threads.  

This pattern comes  complete with a listing of Valdani Thread used... a nice upsell to stores that sells Valdani.

 


The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog

on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer,
 this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

Monday, February 29, 2016

New 2016 Wool Applique Runner " Rhapsody "

Rhapsody is just a perfect everyday wool applique runner created with lush hand dyed and textured wools. Mix it up with different color schemes to fit the season or your décor, the possibilities are endless for this timeless piece. It includes embroidery embellishments to give it more depth and some fun stitching. Perfect for the beginner to the advanced stitcher


The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer,
 this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

Spring Revival Wool Applique Pattern Woodland Flowers

 
 
 
 
 
Spring Revival was inspired by walks through the woods in the early spring. The early flowers are like brilliant jewels against the wooded background that has is just starting to shed the winter earth tones. This one of my favorite wool applique patterns I have designed to date. Below we have provided close-up photo of the different panels. 
 
 
The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer,
 this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

New 2016 Country Pigs Punchneedle Pattern

This New Punchneedle is just perfect for the Pig lovers in you life. It is done with Valdani Three strand threads and would look perfect mounted on a box or framed.
 
The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer,
 this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Spring Companion of our Seasonal Series Mill Creek Run Wool Applique Runner or Wallhanging

 
We are pleased to be releasing the third pattern of our Panoramic Ole Countryside Wool Applique Series. Mill Creek was created with lush hand dyed and over dyed textured wools. The snow has melted away to the beginning of spring with a few flowers blooming, the Swans peacefully swimming in the creek. A kite that has been set free on a breezy afternoon. Oh..you can almost hear the paddlewheel churning at the Old Gristmill. We used coordinating variegated Valdani Threads throughout.
 
 
 
The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer,
 this pattern and all photos are copyrighted
 
Bellow is Summer and Winter patterns in this series.
Fall pattern coming mid 2016 
 


 


 

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

New Inspirational Wool Applique Wall Hanging

New Wool Applique Wallhanging
Faith
 



With the holidays fast approaching this is a inspirational piece create or give as gift or for yourself. It was designed with subtle, but rich earth tone hand dyed wools that give it an antique look. A perfect piece to display all year long as a wall hanging or framed piece. Stitched with Valdani Threads.

.The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer, this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

New Wool Applique Pattern starring a sweet Deer & his friend Mr Snowman

New 2015 Wool Applique Table Runner
Starlite Friends
 

Starlite Friends is a whimsical applique runner that is perfect to display all winter long.  What would be more exciting than looking out in your backyard on a moonlite evening and see a deer, visiting the snowman the kids or grandkids made that day. This piece was stitched wth Valdani Threads . A must have for any Snowfolk enthusiast.

The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer, this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

Thursday, September 10, 2015

New Chickadee & Holly Pattern "Rendezvous" Wool Applique Wallhanging

 
New Pattern Release
"Rendezvous"
Wool Applique Wallhanging
 
 
I just love Chickadee's, these plump little fellows are nested in the holly bush with just a touch of snow falling down around them. It is just perfect to display all winter long. As shown it has tabs for hanging, and we used an old twig as the rod giving it a rustic feel.  It was done with beautiful hand dyed wools and stitched with Valdani Threads. 
 
 
The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer, this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

New Wool Applique Pattern Release Fall Gathering featuring Cardinals & Ole Picket Fence


New Pattern Release
"Fall Gathering"
Wool Applique Wallhanging



Fall is just a burst of colors from the autumn leaves to our flashy Cardinal Friends. These feather friends are stocking up on berries and even have included Mamma Cardinal in the Fall Gathering. It was done with beautiful hand dyed wools and maybe used as a wallhanging or a runner. Accented with Valdani Threads.

The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer, this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

Thursday, August 13, 2015

New Wool Applique Pattern Release "Winter Sleigh Ride"


This new design is a panaromic view of a small community nestled in fresh snow, complete with the horse drawn carriage, a snowman by the pond. Just perfect for your décor all winter long.
 
We used hand dyed and textured wools.  This pattern extends endless possibilities of using different color selections. we used lush Valdani  Variegated  Thread to make this piece pop.

The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer, this pattern and all photos are copyrighted






 

Sunday, June 21, 2015

From Sea to Sea 2015 Row by Row Experience Showcase

   
Crane Design is pleased to share
"2015 Row by Row"
Shop Hop Rows from many of our clients
from Sea to Sea.
 
The 2015 Row by Row experience encompasses all 50 States and Canada, offering quilters the opportunity to collect as many Row by Row free patterns to create your very own quilt. Enjoy the design talent that each of these shops have offered for this years Row by Row.
 
The Shop Hop starts June 21st and ends September 8th.  
 
The shops below also offer many of Crane Design Patterns so when you are visiting you might want to check them out.
 
Below are samples of the shops rows that they will be
offering a Free pattern for.
 
Included the shops locations along with links to their websites for store location & hours.
 
We wish every one a happy Summer of Collecting Row by Row Patterns.
Please remember the only way to get your Free Pattern is visit the store. .
   
9785 State Hwy. 70 West, Minocqua, WI  54548
Free Pattern and Kits available
 
 
Attic Heirlooms
157 Main St.,Damariscotta ME 04543
Free Pattern and Kits available
 

8812 Orchard Tree Lane, Towson, MD  21286
Free Pattern and Kits available 
 
42 Main Street (AKA Rt 1), Kennebunk ME 04043
Free Pattern and Kits available  
 
5244 N US Hwy 51, Mercer, WI  54547
Free Pattern and Kits available    
   
 
Kalidoscope Quilts
355 Main Street, Exeter, Ontario Canada
Free Pattern and Kits available 
 
 
10 Anoka Avenue, Barrington, RI 02806
Free Pattern and Kits available 
 
 
 
1145 Route 9W, Selkirk, NY 12158
Free Pattern and Kits available 
 
 
1501 N. Main Fuquay Varina, NC 27526 
Free Pattern and Kits available 
 
 

 
 
6588 US Hwy 411S  Greenback, TN 37742 
Free Pattern and Kits available  
 
7 South Broad Street, Bayfield, WI 54814
Free Pattern and Kits available  
 
 124 East 8th, Cozad Nebraska
Free Pattern and Kits available   
 
 10103 State Rd. 27, Hayward, WI 54843
Free Pattern and Kits available   
 
 
2037 S. Main St., Morton, IL 61550
Free Pattern and Kits available   
 
 
 61 Stow Rd. Boxborough, MA 01719
Free Pattern and Kits available   

 101 West Front Street, North Platte, NE 69101
Free Pattern and Kits available    
 
 
 225 West Welsh Street, Williamsburg, Iowa 52361
Free Pattern and Kits available    

 
3680 NE Akin Drive, Lee's Summit, MO 64064
Free Pattern and Kits available    


 
 

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